Baraga County is located in the northwest portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, and borders on the Keweenaw Bay and Lake Superior. This is a county rich in natural beauty. Mount Arvon is Michigan's highest point. This is a county rich in natural beauty enhanced by the change of seasons that provide something for everyone. The focal point of the region is spectacular Lake Superior, a major reason for the migration of people to this area seeking the ideal retirement site or vacation hideaway. One never tires of looking at or being near the "shining big-sea water."